8:25AM - 2:25PM
Did you know?
Morse School is the only Cambridge public school to follow The Core
Knowledge Sequence which is predicated on the realization that what
children are able to learn at any given moment depends on what they
already know–and, equally important, that what they know is a function
of previous experience and teaching. The Core Knowledge Scope and
Sequence is aligned with the national common core standards and provides
a detailed outline of curricular content to be taught in the major
subject areas. This guarantees that all Morse children will be provided
with a rich, varied, challenging, and cohesive course of studies from
preschool through the 5th grade.
staff uses a variety of teaching methods and resources to give the
students a solid foundation of knowledge and a place where they can
develop respect for self and others, a sense of civic responsibility,
and an appreciation of people of diverse backgrounds and beliefs. The
Core Knowledge sequence is infused with district & state
The Morse School building was renovated and
enlarged in 1998. Its unique layout - a one level building that
stretches along the Charles River at the base of the Cambridgeport
neighborhood - is popular with parents and visitors. It has several
playgrounds and is adjacent to a city ballfield.